The latest news from the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston


September 13, 2013

Celebrating lifelong marriage: Archdiocese will honor more than 350 couples

Celebrating lifelong marriage: Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston to honor more than 350 couples when Daniel Cardinal DiNardo celebrates the annual 50th Wedding Anniversary Mass on September 15, 2013.

August 9, 2013

More than 1,400 Catholic educators celebrate a new school year

On August 9, 2013, more than 1,400 teachers and school administrators from primary Catholic schools within the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston will celebrate the beginning of the new school year with a Mass and awards presentation led by Daniel Cardinal DiNardo.

July 19, 2013

More than 2,000 Houston-Galveston area youth gather to celebrate faith

When we think and hear about high school students today, it’s not often we hear about them talking and celebrating their faith, but that’s exactly what will be happening this weekend, July 19-21, at the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston’s Archdiocesan Youth Conference (AYC).

July 19, 2013

200 young people from Houston-Galveston churches embark on a trip of a lifetime

Over the next week, approximately 200 young people from parishes in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston will be packing for a 15-hour flight to Rio. For many this will be their first time in Brazil and at the international event.

June 1, 2013

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston to welcome a new priest with the ordination of Sebastine Okoye

On Saturday, June 1, 2013, Catholics throughout the Houston-Galveston area will welcome a new priest when Daniel Cardinal DiNardo ordains Sebastine Okoye at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, 1111 St. Joseph Parkway in downtown Houston.

May 2, 2013

Former Episcopal Priests in Houston to Be Ordained Catholic Priests

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013, Two Former Episcopal Priests in Houston to Be Ordained Catholic Priests:  Laurence Gipson was rector of St. Martin’s Episcopal in Houston for Nearly 14 Years; and Scott Blick, who served for 35 years in Episcopal ministry, including 16 years in Houston.

April 17, 2013

TMO brings Houston-Area Religious and Business Leaders together to respond to the

Daniel Cardinal DiNardo and other religious leaders. plus leaders in business and the community speak out emphazing the need for immigration reform.

April 4, 2013

Hundreds to descend on Austin for Catholic Advocacy Day

Hundreds descend upon Austin for Catholic Advocacy Day: Catholics meet with state law makers to promote legislation protecting the poor and vulnerable.

April 1, 2013

Nine educators from Catholic Schools of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston to receive national awards.

When more than 8,000 Catholic educators flock to Houston for the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) Convention and Expo (April 2 to 4) one of the highlights will be the presentation of awards for outstanding performance in and support for Catholic education. Nine of those awards will go to educators and organizations at Catholic schools of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston.

March 29, 2013

More than 8,000 Catholic Educators Meet in Houston April 2 Through 4

More than 8,000 Catholic Educators to Meet in Houston April 2 Through 4: National Catholic Educational Association’s (NCEA) annual gathering brings together administrators, teachers, pastors, catechists, vendors and many others interested in Catholic education. This is NCEA's first meeting in Texas in the association’s 109 years.


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